SINGER, ACTOR, COMPOSER. HE CAME TO THE USA IN 1933 AND BECAME A US CITIZEN IN 1939. EDUCATED AT THE VIENNA CONSERVATORY WITH VICTOR FUCHS, HE DEBUTED AS A SINGER WITH THE CZECH STATE OPERA . HIS AMERICAN DEBUT CAME IN 1939 AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL, AND HE ALSO SANG ON FILMS AND RADIO. HERE HE SINGS FROM; PAGLIACCI, TANNHAUSER, THE MASKED BALL, THE BARBER OF SEVILLE, LA TRAVIATA, HERODIADE. Topics: GORIN,OPERA,BARITONE,SINGER, OPERA, BARITONE, SINGER.
t. Kevin Armstrong is an operatic baritone based out of Montreal, Quebec. His repertiore ranges from art song to opera, Mozart to Stravinski and Rorum. Kevin is most attracted to contemporary repertoire, and has worked on the premiers of several new operas.Most recently, Kevin performed the demanding lead role of John Proctor in Robert Ward's Verdi-esque "The Crucible", and has recently returned to Montreal from a 6-week residency at the Banff Centre of the Arts. In September, Kevin... Topic: Kevin Armstrong, Baritone
STRACCIARI'S VOICE HAS THE ELEGANCE OF STYLE WITH THE BEL CANTO COMBINED WITH UNSURPASED MUSICIONSHIP, ACHIEVING HIS CHARACTERZATIONS THROUGH EXTRAORDINARY CONTROLOF SHADING AND COLOR. IN THIS RECORDING HE SINGS FROM; ERNANI, DON CARLO, DUE FOSCARI, MASKED BALL, RIGOLETTO, TROVATORE, VESPRI SICILIANI. Topics: SRACCIARI, OPERA. BARITONE, ITALIAN.
An anonymous "Baritone Solo" (Bob Roberts?) sings "I'm Just Barely Living Dat's All", composed by Tom Lemonier with lyrics by Harry Brown. From the original 78rpm disk, which was recorded around the middle of 1904. Topics: popular song, baritone, 78rpm Source: Original 78rpm disk digitized by old78collector
He was one of the top Baritones of the 60'S and 70's.Sang a great deal of Verdi, was know as a great bel canto singer. Here he sings from the following Operas: Ernani, La Favorita, Andrea Chenier, Rigoletto, Tosca, Requiem, Un Ballo in Maschera. Topics: Opera, Baritone, Italian, Singer
A great Italian Baritone, a interpreter of Verdi Operas. He had a rich vocal technique and exceptional breath control. He sang 17 major roles, all over the world. In these recordings, which are live, he sings from: Un Ballo in Maschere, Ernani, Nabucco, Andrea Chenier, Il Trovatore, Rigoletto and Otello. Topics: Opera, Baritone, Singer, Italian.
FRANK VALENTINO WAS AN AMERICAN BARITONE. HE IS PERHAPS BEST REMEMBERED FOR HIS PERFORMANCES UNDER ARTURO TOSCANINI. HIS ASSOCIATION WITH THE METROPOLITAN OPERA, APPEARING IN 26 ROLES OVER 21 SEASONS. IN THIS RECORDING HE SINGS FROM; ANDREA CHENIER, ADRIANA LECOUVREUR, ERNANI, GIOCONDA, TOSCA, HERODIADE, FORZA DEL DESTINO, OTELLO, ELISIR D'AMONE Topics: VALENTINO, OPERA, SINGER, BARITONE
Born June 1916 to June 2010, He was an Italian Baritone, who performed in Opera from 1940 to 1991. His vocal longevity allowed him to continue singing into old age. He sings from the following Operas: Andrea Chenier, Don Carlo, Un Ballo in Maschera, La Favorita, I Puritani, and Falstaf. Topics: Taddei, Opera, Baritone, Singer, Italian.
Guelfi had a large, powerful voice, and was able to sing many different parts, like Verdi and Puccini. In these recordings, which are live, he sings from: Andrea Chenier, Otello, La Gioconda, Tosca, La Fanciulla del West and Aida with Anita Cerquetti, you can hear boos in the audience, they did not like what they saw on stage. Topics: Guelfi Italian, Baritone, Opera, Singer.